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Robotsele ska påskynda rehabiliteringen efter stroke
 
 Sveriges Radio P1     2017-07-20 kl. 06:44     378 words
 
En datorstyrd sele ska hjälpa personer som fått en stroke att fortare lära sig gå igen. Selen - som skiljer sig från tidigare typer - visar lovande resultat. Efter att ha drabbats av en stroke är det många personer som måste lära sig gå igen.

Mer om Kroppen Ny metod kan bli ett sätt att förutspå hjärtinfarkt Ny metod kan bli ett sätt att förutspå hjärtinfarkt onsdag 19 juli kl 06.00 Hjärnskakningar i parasport - bättre kunskap behövs Hjärnskakningar i parasport - bättre
 
   
Världsmästare belönades
 
 Barometern Plus     2017-07-19 kl. 19:26     437 words
 
Under onsdagen delades Hultsfred kommuns Guldplakett ut. Den glade pristagaren heter Daniel Gustafsson som vunnit guld i para-VM i bordtennis. Gustav Backlund Det är den 121 gången som Hultsfred kommuns Guldplakett delas ut.

Men det största målet är så klart att vara med i Paralympics i Tokyo 2020.

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Vikten viktigast på Kyra-clinic med Felicia
 
 Hippson     2017-07-19 kl. 09:54     572 words
 
För sex år sedan amputerade Felicia Grimmenhag, nu 23 år, båda benen. I dag är hon tillbaka i sadeln med besked.

I dag är hon tillbaka i sadeln med besked.Hon tog nyligen NM-guld i grade 3 i paradressyr, är uttagen till EM i Göteborg och rider mot Paralympics i Tokyo 2020.... Jag lärde mig detta under Paralympics i London, en pararyttarapplåd.
 
   
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South Africa: Du Toit and Buis Blast to Double Gold for SA in London
 
 Africa-News.info     2017-07-20 kl. 08:24     527 words
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By South Africa waited four days to strike gold … and then hit pay dirt twice in the space of 20 minutes at the IPC Athletics World Championships in London on Tuesday.

By South Africa waited four days to strike gold … and then hit pay dirt twice in the space of 20 minutes at the IPC Athletics World Championships in London on Tuesday.Rio Paralympic gold medallists Charl du Toit and Dyan Buis were the men to do
 
   
SA team in Turkey to tackle Deaflympics
 
 SASCOC     2017-07-20 kl. 07:59     211 words
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By A small team of South Africans were part of the opening ceremony for the 23rd Deaflympic Games in Samsun, Turkey on Wednesday night.

By A small team of South Africans were part of the opening ceremony for the 23rd Deaflympic Games in Samsun, Turkey on Wednesday night.Veteran Paralympian...
 
   
Ahoy sets his sights on NZ tournament
 
 The Armidale Express     2017-07-20 kl. 07:55     389 words
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Armidale local Zac Ahoy is off to New Zealand to compete in boccia. Zac Ahoy has won multiple medals on state and national stages for boccia and now he hopes to add a one from an overseas competition to his collection.

He first took up the Paralympic sport six years ago after being introduced to it at school. “A few people from Boccia NSW came up and started a competition for every school in NSW,” he said. “We had to go through a qualifying tournament for
 
   
Security, trade to dominate discussions during Johnson's Japan visit
 
 Oneindia     2017-07-20 kl. 07:40     192 words
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Tokyo, Jul 20: Security and trade will dominate the discussions between Japan and United Kingdom during British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's visit to Tokyo. Johnson arrived in Japan on Thursday.

"As London Mayor I had the privilege and honour to see up close how dramatically the Olympic and Paralympic Games unified and lifted our great capital, and I am excited for the people of Tokyo that they will soon experience the magic that the
 
   
Cape Cod Baseball League and Spaulding Cape Cod Hosting All Star Weekend
 
 Barnstable-Hyannis Patch     2017-07-20 kl. 07:38     681 words
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Join former Red Sox player Jason Varitek, two-time Olympian Nancy Kerrigan, four-time Paralympian Chris Young, former Red Sox pitcher Bill Lee, former Patriots player Scott Zolak and others for an exciting weekend of fundraising events!

Join former Red Sox player Jason Varitek, two-time Olympian Nancy Kerrigan, four-time Paralympian...
 
   
Sky’s the limit for versatile Paralympian Niamh McCarthy
 
 Irish Times     2017-07-20 kl. 07:21     1363 words
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Carrigaline woman combines parachute jumping with passion for discus-throwing Irish Paralympic athlete Niamh McCarthy has a great affinity with the sky.

Sky’s the limit for versatile Paralympian Niamh McCarthy.... Carrigaline woman combines parachute jumping with passion for discus-throwing Irish Paralympic athlete Niamh McCarthy has a great affinity with the sky.It’s a calm world of escape up there,...
 
   
Tokyo seeking 90,000 volunteers to guide tourists during 2020 Games
 
 Japan Times     2017-07-20 kl. 06:56     444 words
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The Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic organizing committee aim to secure more than 90,000 volunteers to welcome visitors to Japan for the 2020 Games.

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic organizing committee aim to secure more than 90,000 volunteers to welcome visitors to Japan for the 2020 Games.The capital is pondering ways to attract and train volunteers to

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Achieving Her Dreams: One Athlete's Journey to the Paralympics
 
 KAALtv.com     2017-07-20 kl. 06:55     56 words
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11:23 PM (ABC 6 News) -- A Rochester woman is working toward her dream of becoming a member of the U.S. Sled Hockey Paralympic team. Hanna Hughes was a soccer player at Lourdes High School, until doctors found a tumor on her hip.

One Athlete's Journey to the Paralympics.... Sled Hockey Paralympic team.
 
   
They’re taxing you for pay TV
 
 South Coast Register     2017-07-20 kl. 06:49     405 words
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The ABC revealed a strange federal budget measure, that favours wealthier media consumers, and city-based sport coverage.

Paralympics is celebrated with a back page spread?
 
   
Tatyana McFadden Completes Four-Event Sweep At World Para Athletics Championships
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-20 kl. 06:46     598 words
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, 6:51 p.m. (ET) Tatyana McFadden celebrates winning the women's 800-meter T54 final at the World Para Athletics Championships at London Stadium on July 19, 2017 in London.

With tonight's win, the five-time Paralympian secured her 16th world title after collecting gold in the 200, 400 and 1,500 earlier this week....   Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
U.S. Men's Soccer Team Blanks El Salvador 2-0 In CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarterfinal
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-20 kl. 06:46     411 words
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, 11:49 p.m. (ET) Members of Team USA huddle up before playing El Salvador in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals at Lincoln Financial Field on July 19, 2017 in Philadelphia. Led by first-half goals from two defenders, the U.S.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Wroclaw World Games Ready for 'Worldwide Coverage'...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-07-20 kl. 06:32     113 words
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(ATR) The Olympic Channel will broadcast the 2017 World Games competition live, a first for many of its federations. To continue reading this article you must be a subscriber to Around The Rings. Please Login or Subscribe Now!

More Paralympic Voices Needed in IOC (07/14/17) WADA LEGACY OUTREACH PROGRAM JOINS FORCES WITH THE ANTI-DOPING AGENCY OF KENYA AND THE ATHLETICS INTEGRITY UNIT (07/13/17) RECENT ARTICLES The Gold Coast 2018 Queen's Baton Relay Arrives in to The

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Bristol Post Sports Awards 2017 nominations are now OPEN
 
 Bristol Post     2017-07-20 kl. 06:15     1086 words
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It's that time of the year again when we want you to nominate local sportsmen and women for a Bristol Post Sports Award. The annual event, now in its fourth year, has become established as one of the highlights of the local sporting calendar.

The 2016 award went to Airbus worker Andy Lewis, who, a decade on from having his right leg amputated, became European, world and Paralympic champion in the Para-triathlon.

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Local swimmer sets her sights on international competition
 
 Ashland Daily Tidings     2017-07-20 kl. 06:09     685 words
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By As soon as the coach yells “go,” 15 swimmers dive into the 6-lane swimming pool at Superior Athletic Club. During this practice drill, Sara Slawta of Ashland is third in line in lane six.

While her records are impressive, Slawta has her eyes on an even bigger prize: to be selected to compete in the 2017 INAS World Swimming Championships in Mexico. “Then the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo,” Slawta says.... Slawta won a gold medal in the 100-meter breaststroke and placed second in both the 200 freestyle and 100 backstroke at the 2012 Paralympic swim trials, but she wasn’t chosen for the Paralympic...
 
   
AdLib: Can't beat feeling for agency success
 
 Irish Independent     2017-07-20 kl. 04:51     827 words
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The essence of great advertising comes from inspiration and what stimulates someone to do create something really special is empathy and emotional intelligence.

Overseas campaigns deserving of bouquets include Dove 'Sketches', Under Armour and Channel 4's work for the Paralympics, which he believes exudes empathy.
 
   
Digest (July 19): United States advances to World Cup women's lacrosse semifinals
 
 Baltimore Sun     2017-07-20 kl. 04:45     807 words
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Women's lacrosse United States advancesto World Cup semis The United States advanced to the semifinals of the Federation of International

McFadden, a five-time Paralympian, earned her 16th world title after collecting gold in the 200, 400 and 1,500 earlier this week.
 
   
Family of NZ man calls for change in Japan hospital practice
 
 Radio New Zealand     2017-07-20 kl. 04:41     716 words
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The family of a New Zealand man who died after being tied to a bed for 10 days in a Japanese hospital is calling on Japan to review its practices of restraining psychiatric patients. Kelly Savage, 27, died in a hospital in Japan on 17 May (file photo).

Screengrab / FCCJ "How can the country that's hosting the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics claim to represent equality for all humans when it's violating UN policies regarding the human rights of mentally ill patients on a massive scale," said Patrick
 
   
#NKRAK: Natalie Kelley's Random Acts of Kindness
 
 KSDK NewsChannel 5     2017-07-20 kl. 04:39     531 words
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#NKRAK: Natalie Kelley’s Random Acts of Kindness (Photo: Custom) It's a birthday one family doesn't know how to celebrate. On July 23, Natalie Kelley would have turned 20. “Folks who have lost loved ones, what do you do for their birthday?

She was a long-time camp counselor for DASA (Disabled Athlete Sport Association).
 
   
Ed Warner Urges UK Sport To Create Funding Parity For Olympics, Paralympics
 
 Sports Business Daily     2017-07-20 kl. 04:36     214 words
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Distinguished Panel Commissioners from MLB, NFL, NHL and NBA gathered to discuss issues in sports. Jersey Sure Nike unveils plans for new NBA uniforms, including multiple choice for home teams.

Ed Warner Urges UK Sport To Create Funding Parity For Olympics, Paralympics.

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Paralympic: Márcio Fernandes is fourth in the London World Cup in the javelin throw    
 
 Inforpress     2017-07-20 kl. 03:49     156 words
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  Praia, July 19 (Inforpress) – Cabo Verdean international Paralympic athlete Márcio Fernandes qualified in the fourth position this Tuesday in the World Championship in javelin throw for amputees, which takes place in London, England.

Paralympic: Márcio Fernandes is fourth in the London World Cup in the javelin throw    ....   Praia, July 19 (Inforpress) – Cabo Verdean international Paralympic athlete Márcio Fernandes qualified in the fourth position this Tuesday in the World...
 
   
Adidas Partners With USA Volleyball
 
 Sporting Goods Intelligence     2017-07-20 kl. 03:44     42 words
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Preview - Please log in to view full article. The multi-year deal covers the men’s and women’s volleyball and beach volleyball teams, including junior and Paralympic teams. Adidas will outfit them in its Climalite ... Log in to view full article.

The multi-year deal covers the men’s and women’s volleyball and beach volleyball teams, including junior and Paralympic teams.
 
   
Hatch, Isakson, Klobuchar, Bennet Designate July 29 as Paralympic and Adaptive Sport Day
 
 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2017-07-20 kl. 03:21     481 words
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– Source: United States Senator for Utah – Orrin Hatch Headline: Washington, D.C.

Hatch, Isakson, Klobuchar, Bennet Designate July 29 as Paralympic and Adaptive Sport Day. – Source:... Washington, D.C.— Today, US Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Johnny Isakson (R-GA), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and Michael Bennet (D-CO) introduced a bipartisan resolution designating July 29 as Paralympic and Adaptive Sport Day to celebrate Paralympic...

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Australian teenager steals show on day six of World Para Athletics Championships
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-07-20 kl. 03:09     1146 words
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Australia's triple Paralympic medallist Isis Holt produced the performance of the night at the World Para Athletics Championships by retaining her women’s 100 metres T35 title with a world record time of 13.43sec.

Australia's triple Paralympic medallist Isis Holt produced the performance of the night at the World Para Athletics Championships by retaining her women’s 100 metres T35 title with a world record time of 13.43sec.The 16-year-old, who defended her
 
   
World Para Athletics Championships: Day Seven Preview
 
 British Paralympic Association     2017-07-20 kl. 01:54     545 words
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2 hours ago A glittering array of British talent will fight it out for glory on day seven of the World Para Athletics Championships, in London.

Kyron Duke will throw in the final of the F41 Shot Put at 8.50pm, while three-time Paralympic gold medallist Stephen Miller is the first Brit in action in the F32 Club Throw at 7.
 
   
Boris Johnson to meet Japanese counterpart in visit to Asia
 
 AOL UK     2017-07-20 kl. 01:54     221 words
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Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrives in Japan on Thursday for top level security and trade talks. The North Korean nuclear crisis is likely to feature in discussions Mr Johnson is having with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida.

He added: "As London Mayor I had the privilege and honour to see up close how dramatically the Olympic and Paralympic Games unified and lifted our great capital, and I am excited for the people of Tokyo that they will soon experience the magic that...

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Evening Express (web) - The Courier (web) - Government UK (web) - Jersey Evening Post (web) - Foreign Affairs.co.nz (web) - Government UK (web) - Guernsey Press (web) - Wilmslow Guardian (web) - Lancaster & Morecambe Citizen (web) - Bailiwick Express (web) - Mail On Sunday (web)
 
   
Why disabled actress Sam Renke is supporting Parallel London
 
 Disability Horizons     2017-07-20 kl. 01:44     1190 words
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The 3 rd September sees the return of Parallel London , a mass-participation race for people of all abilities. We speak to disabled actress Sam Renke, ambassador for Parallel London, about why the event is so important and why you should get involved.

People may know you best from the popular Maltesers TV adverts, which aired during the Paralympics.... Disability and sport: how a little exercise can have a big impact Starting your own business: we talk to disabled athlete turned entrepreneur.
 
   
World Para-athletics Championships: Sammi Kinghorn and Maria Lyle win bronze for GB
 
 RocketNews     2017-07-20 kl. 01:25     735 words
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Article Attribution and Read More at: Article Source Sammi Kinghorn and Maria Lyle both won bronze medals for Great Britain on day six of the World Para-athletics Championships at London Stadium.

The 400m was seen as Kinghorn’s longest shot at a medal in London and she did it by the smallest of margins, beating Australian Angela Ballard by 0.02 seconds, with Paralympic champion Hongzhuan Zhou claiming gold and world record holder Chelsea

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Meghan Markle dazzles as homecoming queen in unseen school photos
 
 Malaysia MSN     2017-07-20 kl. 01:14     589 words
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With her stunning looks and star quality, OF COURSE Meghan Markle was her high school’s homecoming queen.

MEGA MEGA And those prophetic words have never been truer with former US marine and Paralympic hopeful Kirstie Ennis letting it slip that Meghan could be about to marry Harry.
 
   
Security cameras to be set up on bullet trains in southwestern Japan
 
 Japan Today     2017-07-20 kl. 00:25     223 words
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Kyushu Railway Co. said Wednesday it will install security cameras on its shinkansen bullet trains running in the southwestern main island of Kyushu from November to enhance security ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

Kyushu Railway Co. said Wednesday it will install security cameras on its shinkansen bullet trains running in the southwestern main island of Kyushu from November to enhance security ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.The railway

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Japan Times (web)
 
   
Tip A Cop Night coming to Abilene and San Angelo Texas Roadhouse…
 
 Big Country     2017-07-20 kl. 00:02     200 words
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Tip A Cop Night fundraiser benefitting Special Olympics Texas athletes coming to Abilene and San Angelo. Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

The tips will go toward SOTX opportunities for more than 1,200 intellectually disabled athletes in the Big Country/Concho Valley area.

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Monahan fails to make final of 800m in London
 
 RTE Online     2017-07-20 kl. 00:00     361 words
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Patrick Monahan missed out on a place in the final after finishing sixth in the T53 800m heat with a time of 1:48.41.

Monahan is a former winner of the Dublin and Columbus Ohio Marathons and this is his first World Championships after taking up wheelchair racing having been inspired by the 2012 London Paralympic Games.
 
   
Sammi Kinghorn claims second medal in London
 
 Chester-le-Street Advertiser     2017-07-19 kl. 23:58     881 words
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Sammi Kinghorn reflected on her “darkest days” after claiming her second medal of the World Para Athletics Championships on Wednesday’s sixth day of competition at the London Stadium.

How close was this? ???? @Sam_Kinghorn sneaks ???? in a dramatic T53 400m final ???????????????? #London2017 pic.twitter.com/Mz8cBj92Qq — C4 Paralympics (@C4Paralympics) July 19, 2017 Kinghorn reflected on the tragic accident in an interview ahead

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Funeral of UAE athlete Hayayei held in homeland
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-07-19 kl. 23:55     628 words
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Hundreds of people today attended the funeral of United Arab Emirates athlete Abdullah Hayayei, tragically killed last week while preparing for the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships here.

Following a moment's silence as a mark of respect to Hayayei, London 2017 co-chairman Ed Warner presented Almheiri with a specially-minted medal to take home and pass on.  International Paralympic Committee President Sir Philip Craven revealed that
 
   
Sammi Kinghorn wins bronze in Para Championships
 
 itv.com     2017-07-19 kl. 23:24     95 words
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Samantha Kinghorn wins bronze in the T53 400 metres Credit: NurPhoto/SIPA USA/PA Images Samantha Kinghorn has won bronze in her second World Championship final.

She was beaten by China's Paralympic Champion, and it was a photo-finish for the final place on the podium - with Sammi taking Bronze by just two hundredths of a second.

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Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony to air live on Tennis Channel Saturday
 
 True Viral News     2017-07-19 kl. 22:36     557 words
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Tennis Channel will provide live coverage of the 2017 International Tennis Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Newport, R.I., on Saturday, July 22, beginning at 12:30 p.m. ET. American star Andy Roddick, former world No.

1 and three-time US Open champion Kim Clijsters and four-time Paralympic wheelchair tennis medalist Monique Kalkman-van den Bosch.
 
   
PCI to get show-cause notice from Ministry
 
 Chandigarh Tribune     2017-07-19 kl. 22:33     173 words
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Sabi Hussain Tribune News Service New Delhi, July 19 The Sports Ministry has decided to issue a show-cause notice to the Paralympics Committee

Sabi Hussain Tribune News Service New Delhi, July 19 The Sports Ministry has decided to issue a show-cause notice to the Paralympics...
 
   
WATCH: 'He's in tears' - Scarcely believable finish to 400m final at the World Para Athletics Championships
 
 Big News Network     2017-07-19 kl. 22:16     29 words
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Paralympic champion Gerard Descarrega Puigdevall of Spain won the T11 400m final at the World Para Athletics Championships in London but he did so in the most dramatic fashion. ...

Paralympic champion Gerard Descarrega Puigdevall of Spain won the T11 400m final at the World Para Athletics Championships in London but he did so in the most dramatic fashion. ...
 
   
Adaptive Climber Guns for Her First 5.12
 
 REI     2017-07-19 kl. 21:57     1620 words
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She’s projecting  Days of Future Passed , a sport climb in Boulder Canyon, and her first 5.12. When I meet her at the cliff, it’s come down to one section: a couple moves in a flaring finger crack. “My stump doesn’t fit anything below tight .

There’s a pressure on disabled athletes .
 
   
Five Things You Need to Know About the U.S. PNT vs. Canada
 
 U.S. Soccer Federation     2017-07-19 kl. 21:41     522 words
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With the World Championships looming, the U.S. Paralympic National Team will play a set of matches this weekend against Canada. Here are five things you should know about the team’s rare home fixtures as they prepare for the year’s biggest competition.

Paralympic National Team will play a set of matches this weekend against Canada.... This weekend’s matches against Canada mark the first home match for the PNT since February 2014, a game in which only four players on the current squad played in.  Many of the top-level Paralympic...

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McFadden Sisters Share Podium For The First Time In Team USA Sweep At World...
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-19 kl. 21:35     644 words
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, 7 p.m. (ET) (L-R) Tatyana McFadden, Cheri Madsen and Hannah McFadden pose for a photo after sweeping the podium in the women's 200-meter T54 at the IPC World Para Athletics Championships at London Stadium on July 15, 2017 in London.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.... David Brown (St. Louis, Missouri) and guide Jerome Avery (Lemoore, California) defended their world crown and 2016 Paralympic gold medal in the men’s...
 
   
Orange County Weekend Events Roundup July 20-23
 
 Where Magazine     2017-07-19 kl. 21:25     2424 words
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Marvel Universe Live From a live action superhero show to outdoor concerts and more, check out the top Orange County weekend events for July 20-23. Edited by Laura Okey EVENTS Marvel Universe Live July 20-23.

The experiential dinner will take place right on the sand—SeaLegs at the Beach—and feature three-time paralympic gold medalist Alana Jane Nichols.
 
   
Who is Nikki Fox? Watchdog Live presenter and award-winning reporter who has muscular dystrophy
 
 Irish Sun     2017-07-19 kl. 21:01     362 words
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Nikki will be back on our screens tonight, but what do we know about her? WATCHDOG Live has returned, which means presenter Nikki Fox is back on our screens. But who exactly is the award-winning journalist? Here’s all you need to know… Who is Nikki Fox?

Her role saw her cover the Paralympics and in addition to this, she signed up to co-present Watchdog Live last year.

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Pep Guardiola insists Sergio Aguero will stay at Manchester City – and refuses to give up on Alexis Sanchez
 
 EthioNation.com     2017-07-19 kl. 20:40     406 words
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Pep Guardiola has slammed the door shut on any chance of Sergio Aguero leaving Manchester City – but has not given up on signing Alexis Sanchez, writes David McDonnell in Houston.

READ ALSO:   Paralympic athlete dies in tragic London training ground incident days before World Championships “We have many options from players coming, but until the deal is not done, out of respect for other clubs I cannot say anything ,” said
 
   
Cheer on Top Athletes in London in August
 
 WhereTraveler     2017-07-19 kl. 20:22     835 words
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The IAAF World Championships in August have top athletes going for gold and say goodbye to Usain Bolt and Mo Farah. The London Stadium stages its biggest event since the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic games.

The London Stadium stages its biggest event since the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic games.Like those epic contests, the world’s top athletes gather in the capital for the  IAAF World Championships 2017  (4-13 Aug.) competing in more than
 
   
Lexi Thompson Uses Support Of Fans To Return To Golf After Her Mother's Cancer Diagnosis
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-19 kl. 20:12     950 words
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, 11:59 a.m. (ET) Lexi Thompson watches her tee shot on the 11th hole in the third round of the U.S. Women's Open Championship at Trump National Golf Club on July 15, 2017 in Bedminster, N.J.

It reminded me what life can be about and how we need to keep everything in front of us.” Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
After Pulling Off The ‘Miracle’ Of Fencing, Anna Van Brummen Is Ready For Worlds
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-19 kl. 20:12     739 words
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, 12:27 p.m. (ET) Anna Van Brummen stands atop the podium after winning the women's epee competition at the Suzhou World Cup on Nov. 12, 2016 in Suzhou, China.   Anna van Brummen knows what confidence does for her fencing performance.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more. “Actually, I had taken the previous year off from Princeton trying to qualify for the Olympics in Rio,” van Brummen said. “Halfway through
 
   
Meryl Davis Opens Up About The Proposal, Her Custom-Made Engagement Ring An...
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-19 kl. 19:32     1454 words
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, 10:30 a.m. (ET) Meryl Davis and Fedor Andreev, pictured here on their trip to Italy and Greece, got engaged on July 13 while on a trip in California.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.
 
   
Världsmästare belönades
 
 Barometern Plus     2017-07-19 kl. 19:26     437 words
 
Under onsdagen delades Hultsfred kommuns Guldplakett ut. Den glade pristagaren heter Daniel Gustafsson som vunnit guld i para-VM i bordtennis. Gustav Backlund Det är den 121 gången som Hultsfred kommuns Guldplakett delas ut.

Men det största målet är så klart att vara med i Paralympics i Tokyo 2020.

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Wrenbridge Sport inject new lease of life into Scarborough City Centre with £50m development
 
 Palmer Capital     2017-07-19 kl. 19:19     522 words
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Wrenbridge Sport, a specialist business established by award winning property developers, Wrenbridge to focus on the sport and leisure related sector, are delighted to announce the completion of the Scarborough Sports village.

In addition to this, the site boasts a new state of the art eight-lane swimming pool, which has been created using one of the training pools used for the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympics...
 
   
Para Athletics: Arnold breaks world record to take gold medal
 
 Caerphilly Observer     2017-07-19 kl. 19:10     201 words
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Para Athletics: Arnold breaks world record to take gold medal

By Ystrad Mynach's Paralympic gold medallist, Hollie Arnold Paralympic champion Hollie Arnold struck gold once again with a record-breaking throw in the F46 javelin event at this year's World Para Athletics Championships.
 
   
Dublin Set to Host 2018 World Para Swimming European Championships
 
 SwimSwam     2017-07-19 kl. 19:05     297 words
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By on SwimSwam Dublin, Ireland, will host the 2018 World Para Swimming European Championships next summer. The Champs will run from August 13-19, held at the National Aquatics Centre. According to paralympic.

According to paralympic.org , over 500 competitors from more than 40 countries are expected to compete, making this the biggest event at the National Aquatics Centre in 15 years. “The Government is delighted that this event is coming to Dublin,
 
   
Come to the EFE exhibition on the Games!
 
 El Digital D Barcelona     2017-07-19 kl. 19:03     160 words
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as part of the celebrations for the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona ’92 Olympic and Paralympic Games , there will be a presentation of the EFE Agency’s exhibition, Barcelona ’92 imatges.

Come to the EFE exhibition on the Games!as part of the celebrations for the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona ’92 Olympic and Paralympic Games , there will be a presentation of the EFE Agency’s exhibition, Barcelona ’92 imatges.L’obra
 
   
Vehicle Stolen From Corunna Home
 
 BlackburnNews.com     2017-07-19 kl. 18:55     139 words
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(BlackburnNews.com photo) By July 19, 2017 11:55am @BlackburnSarnia Lambton OPP are looking for a vehicle stolen in Corunna this week.

Previous Story Former Paralympian’s Persistence Paying Off Next Story UPDATE:
 
   
At Peralta Colleges, summer a surprisingly busy time
 
 East Bay Times     2017-07-19 kl. 18:53     647 words
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Just as summer school ebbs and fall classes seem way out there over the horizon somewhere, we find ourselves in the middle of summer with the slow season upon us.

Coast Guard and the Northern California Regional Paralympic Sport Program on Coast Guard Island.
 
   
USC’s Dedeaux Field to Host Olympic Swimming, per LA 2024 (VIDEO)
 
 SwimSwam     2017-07-19 kl. 18:41     436 words
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By on SwimSwam As Los Angeles continues its bid for an Olympic Games, they’ve released this video to illustrate where various sports will be played and how the city will host the Games.

The downtown area will have 8 venues hosting a combined 13 Olympic and 13 Paralympic sports.... In the valley sports park in the San Fernando Valley and the Sepulveda Basin, 5 Olympic sports and 2 Paralympic sports will be featured.
 
   
10 Team USA Swimmers Looking To Defend Their World Championship Medals Next Week
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-19 kl. 18:26     1238 words
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, 11:58 a.m. (ET) Forty-five athletes are in Budapest, Hungary, to represent USA Swimming in the pool at the 2017 FINA World Championships.

Download the Team USA app today for breaking news, Olympic and Paralympic team bios, videos and more.

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Ashley Twichell Wins Women's Open Water 5K World Championship
 
 US Olympic Team     2017-07-19 kl. 18:26     333 words
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, 10:43 a.m. (ET) Ashley Twichell competes in the women's 5-kilometer open water swim at the FINA World Championships at the Kazanka River on July 25, 2015 in Kazan, Russia.

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I'm a disabled woman who's had great sex - Now I want to make sure others do as well
 
 Daily Mirror     2017-07-19 kl. 18:23     1132 words
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17:15, 19 JUL 2017 The Paralympics went a long way in changing perceptions for the better in linking disability and sport.

17:15, 19 JUL 2017 The Paralympics went a long way in changing perceptions for the better in linking disability and sport.Elite athletes are winning medals and representing their countries, urged on by huge crowds....Paralympic Games had “lifted the...
 
   
Cycling-British governing body warns funding at risk without reform
 
 DNA India     2017-07-19 kl. 18:12     423 words
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British Cycling risks losing 43 million pounds ($56 million) of funding if governance reforms are not voted through at a national council meeting on Saturday, the organisation's president Bob Howden warned on Wednesday.

most successful and heavily funded sports, enjoying huge success at the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Married Women in Iran Still Need "Permission" to Travel Abroad Under Amendment to Passport Law
 
 TravelWireNews     2017-07-19 kl. 18:02     632 words
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07/19/17 Source: Center for Human Rights in Iran An amendment proposed by the Iranian Parliament’s Women’s Block to the country’s  Passport

I don’t understand it.” In May 2017, Iranian authorities  intervened  to allow two-time Iranian Paralympic gold medalist  Zahra Nemati  to compete abroad despite her estranged husband’s attempts to force her to stay home. “My husband’s

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Melksham veteran wins silver medal at the Warrior Games
 
 Melksham News     2017-07-19 kl. 17:32     385 words
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A DISABLED veteran from Melksham has returned victorious from the Warrior Games in Chicago, USA, winning a silver medal for swimming for the United Kingdom team.

veterans to paralympic-style sports.... John hopes to qualify to represent the UK in swimming and sitting volleyball at the Invictus Games, which is an international Paralympic-style multi-sport event for wounded, injured or sick armed services personnel...
 
   
Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2018 festival on 30 December 2017
 
 Travel PR News     2017-07-19 kl. 17:30     2829 words
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Edinburgh, Scotland, 2017-Jul-19 — / Travel PR News / —Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2018 is better than ever before with new events, including the family

The team is led by Martin Green, one of the UK’s leading live event producers, Head of Ceremonies for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and currently the CEO and Director of Hull UK City of Culture 2017.
 
   
A practical approach to Events Medicine provision
 
 Emergency Medicine Journal     2017-07-19 kl. 17:16     3169 words
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The profile of doctors at sporting events has recently increased with much of this focusing on competitor interactions.

15–17 Such deficits lack clarity creating ambiguity with respect to doctors' roles and are contrasted against recent provision of medical cover at high-profile UK events that is, Olympics and Paralympics of London 2012, Glasgow Commonwealth Games
 
   
Sleeping With Sirens Announce Intimate North American Tour.
 
 antiMUSIC     2017-07-19 kl. 17:12     323 words
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07-18-2017 . Sleeping With Sirens have announced that they will be hitting the road this fall for a North American tour of intimate venues to promote their forthcoming studio album.

The band gave fans an early taste of what is to come with the release of the lead single "Legends", which has also been named the official song of Team USA for Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.
 
   
Sharjah Deputy Ruler chairs emirate’s Executive Council meeting
 
 EmiratesNewsWire.com     2017-07-19 kl. 16:56     445 words
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SHARJAH — The Sharjah Executive Council held its weekly meeting this morning at the Ruler’s Office, which was chaired by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Deputy Chairman of the Executive Council .

The Executive Council expressed its condolences on the death of Abdullah Hayayei, an Emirati Paralympics athlete and member of the Khorfakkan Club for People of Determination.
 
   
#APCTop20 - Lauren Woolstencroft wins 5 golds
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-19 kl. 16:55     33 words
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[embedded content] Watch Lauren Woolstencroft win downhill gold at the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games as part of our countdown of the Top 20 moments in Americas Paralympic Committee history.

Watch Lauren Woolstencroft win downhill gold at the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games as part of our countdown of the Top 20 moments in Americas Paralympic Committee history.© • Tweet print send.
 
   
Hannah Cockroft feeling confident before going for 10th Para Athletics gold
 
 The Guardian     2017-07-19 kl. 16:51     455 words
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• Hannah Cockroft is racing in the T34 400m final • ‘I’m feeling pretty confident...the 400m is my favourite event’ According to Hannah Cockroft, there is no clear winner at the start of a T34 race any more.

It was at London 2012 when she announced herself to the world by winning 100m and 200m golds on her Paralympic debut, and she opened this championship by breaking the world record in the 100m on Friday night.

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Slumbers On BBC Coverage: “Tired And Outdated”
 
 Global Golf Post     2017-07-19 kl. 16:48     401 words
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SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | Martin Slumbers created a few raised eyebrows at the R&A’s annual pre-championship conference with the media when the subject turned to how the Open is delivered on TV.

And that though they had been up against the BBC’s coverage of the Olympics and Paralympics, and also the Six Nations. “The world of media,” continued Slumbers, “has changed out of all recognition in the last 20 years.
 
   
Does Paralympic sport benefit the right athletes?
 
 On Track Magazine     2017-07-19 kl. 16:45     2762 words
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Paralympic sport has come a long way from its humble beginnings at the Stoke Mandeville spinal cord injury unit in England just after the Second World War.

Does Paralympic sport benefit the right athletes?Paralympic sport has come a long way from its humble beginnings at the Stoke Mandeville spinal cord injury unit in England just after the Second World War.This small sporting event, which at the time
 
   
Variety Puts potential Paralympian in the Driving Seat
 
 DisabledGo     2017-07-19 kl. 16:42     466 words
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On the day that Variety, the Children’s Charity, launches its Level Playing Field Report it presents another sports wheelchair at a formal presentation in London.

Variety Puts potential Paralympian in the Driving Seat.... With an ambition to represent his country at the next Paralympics, Dillon is now on the GB Talent Development Programme, but to compete at this level Dillon needed a racing wheelchair that...
 
   
What do athletes eat for breakfast? Reddit Olympics series is ready for your questions
 
 Digital Trends     2017-07-19 kl. 16:41     445 words
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Why it matters to you Fans can find the answers to their most pressing 2018 Winter Olympics questions by tuning into Reddit's latest conversation series. How long do Olympic athletes train anyways? Do they really eat Wheaties for breakfast?

Ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, in Pyeongchang, South Korea,  Reddit is launching its conversation series (Ask Me Anything, or AMA) with more than 25 U.S. athletes.... The series continue across multiple events, from bobsledding to figure skating, in both the Olympic and Paralympic...
 
   
DepEd: 178 Sped centers in Central Luzon ready for PWDs
 
 Sun Star Network     2017-07-19 kl. 16:29     400 words
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CITY OF SAN FERNANDO -- The Department of Education (DepEd)-Central Luzon Wednesday, July 19, said that 178 Special Education (SPED) Program centers across Central Luzon are now ready for persons with disabilities or PWDs.

She also acts as a coach for Sped students competing in the Athletics-Paralympics Category, bringing most of the PWD athletes to the Palarong Pambansa annual event. “Makikita po natin na mas magaling sila sa mga regular na bata sa isports.
 
   
‘Lifeline’ Derbyshire community transport service to close
 
 Amber Valley Info     2017-07-19 kl. 16:25     3451 words
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Search Amber Valley Info News Our 'News Search' facility is still in development, however we have a list of the last 100 articles published by Amber Valley Info so you can find the article you are looking for.

Read Article Man admits murdering his father in Mackworth Daniel Seggie appeared at Nottingham Crown Court today (Thursday, May 18) where Fri 19th May 2017 by Amber Valley Info | Read Article Paralympian Swimmer Set to Make a Splash at Alfreton

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NHK develops new VR experience with 8K video projection and hemisphere-shaped screen
 
 Japan Times     2017-07-19 kl. 16:23     396 words
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The virtually reality experience is no longer limited to bulky head gear with the advent of a new headset-free 8K high-resolution video projection system.

Watanabe said they created the Tokyo tour content in collaboration with the popular band Southern All Stars to be used with their song “Tokyo Victory,” which is intended to promote Tokyo ahead of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics.

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Barcelona celebrates 25th anniversary of Olympics with mock torch, original musicians and huge festivalBarcelona -
 
 Think Spain     2017-07-19 kl. 16:18     295 words
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BARCELONA has planned a huge celebration of the 25 Archer Antonio Rebollo will light a mock Olympic torch at the stadium in the north-eastern city

elsewhere in the country who were competing at the games a quarter of a century ago – including Juan Antonio San Epifanio, alias 'Epi'; Nacho Solozábal, Paralympic athlete Teresa Perales, and medal-winning women's grass hockey team member
 
   
The Open 2017 bosses blast BBC as "tired and out-dated" ahead of busy weekend at Royal Birkdale
 
 Irish Mirror     2017-07-19 kl. 16:08     455 words
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The Open bosses have joined the BBC bashing today by dismissing the Corporation's golf coverage as "tired and out-dated". The R&A controversially sold the rights to the oldest Major to Sky Sports for the first time last year.

And they were up against the BBC's coverage of the Olympics and Paralympics, and also the Six Nations.

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ITU World Triathlon Series returns to Leeds in 2018
 
 Leeds City Council     2017-07-19 kl. 16:08     1052 words
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Sent on behalf of British Triathlon: The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has today confirmed the ITU World Triathlon Series will return to the city of Leeds for a third successive year on 9 and 10 June 2018.

Triathlon is a fast growing, dynamic and modern Olympic and Paralympic sport with talented world class athletes, coaches and support staff, focused around delivering world-class success and inspiring participation. www.britishtriathlon.org Leeds
 
   
#APCTop20 - No.14: Brazil win 4th blind football gold
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-19 kl. 15:59     445 words
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Rio 2016 hosts maintain 100 per cent record at Paralympic Games.

Rio 2016 hosts maintain 100 per cent record at Paralympic Games.... Watch Brazil win their fourth consecutive Paralympic gold in football 5-a-side as we continue to count down the top 20 moments in Americas Paralympic Committee history.
 
   
IPC and DB Schenker extend partnership through to 2020
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-19 kl. 15:59     362 words
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German-based organisations have been working together since Athens 2004 Paralympic Games.

German-based organisations have been working together since Athens 2004 Paralympic Games.DB Schenker has extended its agreement with the International Paralympic...
 
   
London 2017: Nothing is impossible
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-19 kl. 15:59     415 words
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Refugee Ahmed Al Ksso competes at World Championships just a year after fleeing Iraq. For one athlete at this year’s World Para Athletics Championships, competing in London has already made him a winner whether he reaches the podium or not.

Al Ksso contacted the Belgian Paralympic Committee and began training at the AC Lyra, an athletics club located in the municipality of Lier.... The young Para athlete, who admits Belgian sandwiches are one of his favourite foods, could not get his passport in time to participate in the Rio 2016 Paralympic...
 
   
Bracknell Leisure Centre (2)
 
 Leisure Opportunities     2017-07-19 kl. 15:44     973 words
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Recruiting now Call the Leisure Opportunities team now to book your advertisement or email leisureopps @ leisuremedia.

More>>   The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has awarded the National Paralympic Heritage Trust £1m (US$1.3m, €1.1m) to establish a heritage centre in the UK chronicling the history of the Paralympic movement.... Paralympic sport ....

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Sammi Kinghorn hopes new chair will land her double gold at World Para Athletic Championships
 
 London Evening Standard     2017-07-19 kl. 15:42     607 words
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MATT MAJENDIE Wednesday 19 July 2017 12:46 BST 'No idea' | Sammi Kinghorn admits she didn't know she had set a world record Getty Images

It flashed up and I had no idea.” Kinghorn praised the crowd for cheering her on to glory but knows against China's Paralympic champion over double the distance, Hongzhuan Zhou, she has her work cut out tonight.... The 28-year-old is already a 14-time Para world champion and boasts seven Paralympic...
 
   
Kingston University student Sophie Kamlish sets new world record and wins gold medal at the World Para Athletics Championships
 
 Posability     2017-07-19 kl. 15:24     842 words
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Kingston University illustration and animation student and amputee sprinter Sophie Kamlish has spoken of her joy at becoming a world champion after winning Britain’s 11th gold medal at the World Para Athletics Championships in London.

Having previously broken the world record in the heats of the T44 100m in the 2016 Summer Paralympic Games in Rio – only to narrowly miss out on a medal in the final – the talented athlete spoke of the incredible moment she crossed the finish

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India’s Amit Saroha Clinches Silver at World Para Athletics Championships
 
 Yahoo! India     2017-07-19 kl. 15:09     260 words
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Amit Saroha on Monday won the silver medal in the men’s club throw F51 competition in the World Para Athletics Championships. It was 32-year-old’s best throw of 30.25 metres that fetched him the silver medal.

Saroha, the first quadriplegic to represent India at a Paralympic Games (London 2012), will also take part in the men’s discus throw F52 final on Tuesday.
 
   
The BBC pay row stars who are worth every penny - and those who aren't
 
 Daily Mirror     2017-07-19 kl. 15:02     1221 words
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Fleet Street Fox 12:57, 19 JUL 2017 13:38, 19 JUL 2017

Credits include the Olympics and Paralympics...
 
   
London 2017: Isaac Jean-Paul Leaps to New Heights...
 
 Around The Rings     2017-07-19 kl. 14:46     1494 words
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The USA’s Isaac Jean-Paul announced himself as a rising star at the World Para Athletics Championships on Tuesday (18 July), breaking the world record three times on his way to gold in the men’s high jump T13.

The Paralympic champion went out strongly and never looked back, battling to the line to take 0.38 seconds off the mark she set at the US Trials in June. “To break the world record - it is awesome.... It is great to prove that I'm still there in this event at 37.” Japan’s Tomoki Sato (56.78) timed his finish to perfection in the men’s 400m T52, pushing past the USA’s Paralympic...

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R&A calls BBC golf coverage 'tired and outdated' and defends Sky's Open deal
 
 The Guardian     2017-07-19 kl. 14:31     815 words
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• Martin Slumbers rejects criticism of Sky Sports golf deal • US PGA set to be screened on the BBC after Sky loses rights Martin Slumbers, the chief

They were up against the BBC’s coverage of the Olympics and Paralympics, and also the Six Nations.

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Around Jefferson: Cruise-night cars run so that athletes can, too
 
 The Advocate     2017-07-19 kl. 14:23     719 words
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When the St. Mary Magdalen Knights of Columbus Council 5301 hosts a cruise night on July 28, it will benefit a project that hits close to home for some of its members.

A member of the Jesuit track and field team, Alex competes in state meets and also has participated in national events including the Paralympic Trials in 2016.
 
   
Brave Chiassaro Fights Back For Fourth Place
 
 Able Magazine     2017-07-19 kl. 14:15     452 words
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After a nasty crash in Monday night’s T54 800m final, Richard Chiassaro returned with a creditable fourth place finish in this evening’s T54 200m final on the fifth day of the World Para Athletics Championships.

I’m getting a bit tired, but 400m is my favourite so I’ll look forward to it tomorrow.” Last year’s Paralympic Games T47 100m finalist, 17 year-old, Polly Maton took to the track for another sprint final.
 
   
Germany: Deutsche Bahn continues to be partner of the German Olympic and Paralympic Teams from eNews Nr 557
 
 UIC     2017-07-19 kl. 13:49     473 words
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Deutsche Bahn AG, Schenker Deutschland AG, Deutscher Olympischer Sportbund (German Olympic Sports Confederation, DOSB) and Deutscher

Germany: Deutsche Bahn continues to be partner of the German Olympic and Paralympic Teams from eNews Nr 557.... Deutsche Bahn AG, Schenker Deutschland AG, Deutscher Olympischer Sportbund (German Olympic Sports Confederation, DOSB) and Deutscher. ...Behindertensportverband (National Paralympic...
 
   
Paralympic Para canoe champions win Euro titles
 
 International Paralympic Committee     2017-07-19 kl. 13:42     560 words
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Wiggs and Yemelianov follow Rio 2016 success with European gold.

Paralympic Para canoe champions win Euro titles.... Wiggs and Yemelianov follow Rio 2016 success with European gold.Paralympic champions Emma Wiggs and Serhii Yemelianov were among those who added regional titles to their resumes, as the European Para...
 
   
Meghan Markle dazzles as homecoming queen in unseen school photos as friend 'confirms' wedding to Prince Harry
 
 Daily Mirror     2017-07-19 kl. 13:32     376 words
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11:35, 19 JUL 2017 With her stunning looks and star quality, OF COURSE Meghan Markle was her high school's homecoming queen.

And those prophetic words have never been truer with former US marine and Paralympic hopeful Kirstie Ennis letting it slip that Meghan could be about to marry Harry.
 
   
Adidas to sponsor USA Volleyball teams
 
 Insidethegames.biz     2017-07-19 kl. 13:19     344 words
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Adidas and USA Volleyball have signed a "multi-year" partnership for the sportswear giants to sponsor American teams and events at all levels of the sport.

United States secured male and female indoor bronze medals at Rio 2016 © Senior, junior and youth indoor teams will be supported as well as the beach and Paralympic programmes.

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Koike, Olympic officials seek innovation via Games
 
 The Japan News     2017-07-19 kl. 13:13     338 words
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The Yomiuri Shimbun Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike met with Tamayo Marukawa, minister in charge of the 2020 Tokyo Games, and Toshiro Muto, director general

Yuriko Koike met with Tamayo Marukawa, minister in charge of the 2020 Tokyo Games, and Toshiro Muto, director general. ...of the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, at The Yomiuri Shimbun’s headquarters in Tokyo on

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Is this the hottest guy in Britain? Model becomes first disabled man to win Mr England
 
 Daily Star     2017-07-19 kl. 13:12     470 words
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A HANDSOME male model has bagged the title of Mr England, making him the first disabled lad to scoop the crown.

also starred in the 2012 Paralympic opening ceremony, learning acrobatics to prove his disability doesn't hinder his ambitions.... Jack said: "I trained with a circus ahead of the Paralympic ceremony, to get me used to climbing the ropes and swinging from...
 
   
Blackmore pens first residential deal in capital
 
 TheBusinessDesk.com     2017-07-19 kl. 13:07     340 words
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Investment company The Blackmore Group has sealed its first residential deal in London as it steps up its national expansion strategy. The Manchester-based group has bought a block of 20 apartments in revitalised Stratford, East London.

Stratford has been rejuvenated since it hosted the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
   
London 2017 World Para Athletics Championships: Live results, schedule, athletes, TV and tickets
 
 London Evening Standard     2017-07-19 kl. 13:03     3743 words
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Richard Parry Wednesday 19 July 2017 11:17 BST In Pictures | World Para Athletics Championships 2017

Getty Images Para Athletics has returned to the capital in its grandest form since the London 2012 Paralympics as the London Stadium plays host to the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships.... Having missed out on medals at two Paralympics, she won...
 
   
Goodbye to Dacorum's long-serving inspector
 
 Mix 96     2017-07-19 kl. 12:52     941 words
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An inspector, who's worked across Tring and Berkhamsted for 33 years, is retiring.

Other highlights of George's career include overseeing the Olympic and Paralympic torch relays in 2012, which drew thousands of spectators, and delivering a baby at an address in Grove Hill in the early 1990s.
 
   
JASON SMYTH: I OWE MY TWO GOLD MEDALS AT LONDON GAMES TO MY WIFE AND DAUGHTER
 
 Derry Daily     2017-07-19 kl. 12:46     416 words
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Jason Smyth with his proud wife Elsie and daughter Evie DERRY’S Jason Smyth has heaped praised on his family who he says have spurred him on to greater things.

Paralympics in Rio last summer, his third successive gold in that event (the 200m wasn’t included).... He now remains unbeaten in Paralympics sport since 2005, at the age of the 18.... For Smyth, who suffers from the degenerative vision impairement Stargardt’s disease, the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics...
 
   
Meghan Markle dazzles as homecoming queen in unseen school photos as friend 'confirms' wedding to Prince Harry
 
 Irish Mirror     2017-07-19 kl. 12:38     540 words
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With her stunning looks and star quality, OF COURSE Meghan Markle was her high school’s homecoming queen.

MEGA) Jazz hands! (Image: MEGA) And those prophetic words have never been truer with former US marine and Paralympic hopeful Kirstie Ennis letting it slip that Meghan could be about to marry Harry.

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